SuSE 11 Security Update : Websphere Community Edition (SAT Patch Number 1016)

high Nessus Plugin ID 41458
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The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


This update of WebSphere fixes the following vulnerabilities :

- GERONIMO-3838: close potential denial of service attack

- fix Apache Geronimo web administration console directory traversal vulnerabilities. (CVE-2008-5518)

- fix Apache Geronimo web administration console XSS vulnerabilities. (CVE-2009-0038)

- fix Apache Geronimo web administration console CSRF vulnerabilities. (CVE-2009-0039)

- Samples: Fix Apache Tomcat cross-site scripting vulnerability. (CVE-2009-0781)


Apply SAT patch number 1016.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41458

File Name: suse_11_websphere-as_ce-090620.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/24/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.4

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:websphere-as_ce, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 6/20/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-5518, CVE-2009-0038, CVE-2009-0039, CVE-2009-0781

CWE: 22, 79, 352